Homemade Gift: DIY Lavender Sachets

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Still in the spirit of DIY and christmas gift ideas, i made these really easy lavender bags.

Things you will need:

  • Material of your choice. I chose this pretty polka dot material that i cut from a blouse i never wear.
  • Some lace to decorate your bags.
  • Some dry lavender.
  • Thread and needle.
  • Scissors.
  • Using a sewing machine for these was great however you can also hand sew them.

There are so many tutorials online with step by step instructions. I found this helpful.

To begin cut out your material to the shape that you want your bags to be. I made small squares and a long rectangle. I honestly didnt measure these out , kind of just estimated and cut out.

Fold the fabric in half inside out and secure with pins

Sew a seam around only 3 sides leaving one side open .  Turn right side out.

Fold open seams inward and machine or hand sew shut. Position lace where you want it to be and hand sew.

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Would you try these at home? If you do make these or any other DIY projects share pictures with us on instagram #momintsdiy. Would love to see what you come up with.

Happy Crafting.

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Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas For Him.

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I think alot of ladies can agree with me when i say it is hard to find the perfect gift for the men in our lives. Now that  christmas is almost here i have made a round up of homemade christmas gift ideas that will warm your dad, brother or husband’s heart ; Simply because you made it with love and the thought will count more than anything in the world.   These are all unique and beautiful gifts that you can make with items which you probably already have in the house hence making it cost effective. So lets get started.

DIY Monogrammed mug via designmom

Monogrammed Mug via DesignMom

Eye Glasses Case

Roll Up Tool Organiser

You Are Loved Plate

Lego Cuff Links

Mustache Mug Via The Tortoise and the Hare

Just Because I Love You Book

30 Dates for 20 Dollars 

Skinny tie DIY

Skinny Tie

Iphone Case Cross Stitch via Purl Bee

Rosemary Mint Shaving Cream

Personalized Cork Coasters

Personalised Coasters via Martha Stewart

Home is Wherever I’m With You via Dating Divas

Christmas Chai

Chai Tea Via Easy Peasy Organic

Fleece Lined Throw

Choo Choo Train Shirt via Repeat Crafter Me

Music CD Via Mormon Mama on a Mission

Diy cord organiser

David's Homemade Nutella

Home made Nutella

Stamped Initial Cuff Links

Hooked on You via The Dating Divas

Travel Map via Design Sponge

Share in the comments below if you have any other christmas gift ideas for men. Which of these was your favourite?.

Happy Crafting.